Updated: 09/12/2005 - Would you believe a woman in Eastern Carolina shares the same name as the last hurricane and the current one?
Updated: 09/12/2005 - A state response team is already in place in Eastern Carolina.
Updated: 09/11/2005 - Ophelia is creating high surf along Currituck County coastline.
Updated: 09/11/2005 - Northeasterly winds are pushing the water in the Neuse River to rise four feet above normal.
Updated: 09/11/2005 - A Pitt County man was found shot on Clubway Drive just after midnight Saturday.
Updated: 09/10/2005 - We have more information on the officer who was shot during a violent encounter with an assailant in Rocky Mount Friday.
Updated: 09/10/2005 - Some state beaches are implementing their hurricane preparedness plans, closing some areas, and evacuating others.
Updated: 09/10/2005 - Already we are starting to see the affects of Hurricane Ophelia threatening our coast with a couple of schedule changes here in the east.
Updated: 09/10/2005 - If Hurricane Ophelia does hit our shores, are you prepared? Well one thing you can do if you haven't done so already is get a Hurricane Kit together.
Updated: 09/10/2005 - Getting ready for the storm. Officials say have a family disaster plan.
Updated: 09/10/2005 - Forecasters say Tropical Storm Ophelia has strengthened into a hurricane with winds of about 80 mph off the southeast coast.
Updated: 09/09/2005 - Some local Coast Guard men and women helped raise money by washing cars.
Updated: 09/09/2005 - The port in Morehead City is picking up business because of Katrina.
Updated: 09/09/2005 - A huge yard sale is taking place in Williamston.
Updated: 09/09/2005 - A local teenager hauls in a new state record!